Norton Medical Center
February 1997 — Present
Under the direction of our physicians provide triage advice to patients.
Provide care to patients on our nursing schedule. ( UTI, immunization, ear irrigations, etc)
Act as a patient advocate for mental health issues, networking to find timely appointments and / admission to psychiatric facilities.
Arrange for Visiting nurse/ hospice care when necessary.
Maintain our private medications and state vaccine vaccine supply.
Assist MedicalAssistants to room patients for the providers. Obtain vital signs, review their current medications and problem list.
Teach patients how to use a glucometer and how to self administer insulin.